The Kentucky Longitudinal Data System (KLDS): Connecting Education and Outcomes

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Key Topics:

  • The capabilities, products, and services available through the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS), including the KLDS.
  • Perspective of a former Kentucky superintendent on how her district accessed the KLDS in support of a move to full-day kindergarten.
  • Ways in which school and district staff can use the KLDS to improve decisionmaking and long-range planning.

Who Should Attend:

Data users, including data managers, assessment coordinators, school principals, instructional coaches, assessment coordinators, and others who routinely use data to inform decisionmaking in Kentucky school districts.

  • Mr. Hal Heiner, Secretary, Kentucky Education and Workforce Cabinet
  • Dr. Kate Akers, Executive Director, KCEWS
  • Mr. Justin Otto, Marketing Lead and Business Analyst, KCEWS
  • Dr. Lu Young, CNA Principal Research Scientist; Alliance Researcher, REL Appalachia; and (former) Superintendent, Jessamine County Schools, Nicholasville, KY